TEACHER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$49,000
$31,000
Min 10%
$49,000
Median 50%
$79,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Philadelphia, PA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a teacher make?
The national average salary for a Teacher in the U.S. is $49,772 annually or $23.93 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $79,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $31,000 per year. Most Teacher jobs are in Finance companies and Professional companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Teacher salaries are New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New York, and Maryland. The typical tenure for a Teacher is 3.9 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs

Average Teacher Salary By Company

Teachers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Teachers are in Finance companies and Professional companies. University of Nevada, Las Vegas and Premier Education Group are the highest paying companies. Companies like Trudeau Memorial Center and University of Arkansas at Little Rock also pay high salaries to their Teachers.

Average Teacher Salary By Location

Across America, Teachers make on average $49,772 annually or $23.93 hourly. Philadelphia, PA reports the highest annual salary for Teachers at 52,589. The Philadelphia, PA average entry-level salary for Teachers is $31,000. New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New York, and Maryland are the states with the highest payscale for Teachers. South Carolina, Arkansas, Nebraska, Missouri, and Oklahoma have the lowest reported salaries for Teachers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Philadelphia, PA
$52,589
2
New York, NY
$52,445
3
Baltimore, MD
$52,087
4
San Jose, CA
$51,557
5
Washington, DC
$51,504

Average Teacher Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Teacher works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Finance companies, Professional companies, and Health Care companies pay their Teachers well. Finance companies pay their Teachers the highest wages, averaging $51,026 per year. Professional companies and Health Care companies pay well too, at $50,771 and $49,623, respectively. At $48,003, the average salary for Teachers in the Hospitality industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$51,026
2
Professional
$50,771
3
Health Care
$49,623
4
Internet
$49,340
5
Retail
$48,544

RECENTLY ADDED Teacher SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Shiery's Tutoring
Teacher
10/31/2019
$67,828
Shasta Head Start Child Development
Teacher
10/31/2019
$27,820
First Future
Teacher
10/31/2019
$31,305
Alpha Public School Openings
Teacher
10/31/2019
$22,174
Pennridge Christian Academy
Teacher
10/31/2019
$31,305
Lenox Hill Neighborhood House
Teacher
New York, NY
10/31/2019
$73,045
Postmates
Teacher
Glendale, CA
10/31/2019
$45,914
Coloradp Department of Corrections
Teacher
10/31/2019
$63,864
California Weekly Explorer
Teacher
10/31/2019
$42,000
First Future
Teacher
Los Angeles, CA
10/31/2019
$31,305
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